Louis Electric

November issue is here!

Articles by Dirk Wacker

The Stratocaster Cap Switching Mod

February 11, 2010
How to use different tone caps for different positions on the Strat
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Jim Campilongo, NYC Telemaster

January 14, 2010
Jim Campilongo discusses his go-to Teles and his love for Princeton Reverbs, and Greg Koch talks about Jim''s new signature Tele.
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The (In)famous Stratocaster Kill Switch

November 18, 2009
How to install the kill switch made famous by EVH, Buckethead and many others
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Stratocaster Auto-Split Mod

July 22, 2009
If you have a humbucker in the bridge of your strat and want to get a traditional mid/bridge position sound, this mod is for you.
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Gibson ‘50s wiring on a Stratocaster

June 17, 2009
Wire your Strat up like an early Gibson guitar for a whole new world of tone from your instrument
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Greg Koch: Meeting the Gristle-Man

May 20, 2009
Greg Koch is a killer player and clinician for Fender. He talk gear and gigs.
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Stratocaster Tone Split Mod

May 20, 2009
Splitting Strat tone controls into two different ranges with separate caps
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Stratocaster Modding Q & A

April 21, 2009
Dirk answers reader questions about modifying Strats
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The Anatomy of the Stratocaster 5-way Switch, Part III

March 17, 2009
Wrapping up our primer the Stratocaster 5-way switch
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The Anatomy of the Stratocaster 5-way Switch, Part II

February 16, 2009
Discussing standard installation of the Strat 5-way switch
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